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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 32.56% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 25.13% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 3.51% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 43.70% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 26.65% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 12.26% higher than in Norway
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Restaurants [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 160.00 kr
(19.86 $)
96.65 kr
(12.00 $)
     -39.59 %
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr
(99.32 $)
402.72 kr
(50.00 $)
     -49.66 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr
(12.42 $)
56.38 kr
(7.00 $)
     -43.62 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 79.00 kr
(9.81 $)
32.22 kr
(4.00 $)
     -59.22 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr
(8.69 $)
40.27 kr
(5.00 $)
     -42.47 %
Cappuccino (regular) 36.68 kr
(4.55 $)
30.67 kr
(3.81 $)
     -16.39 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 28.51 kr
(3.54 $)
13.71 kr
(1.70 $)
     -51.93 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 24.83 kr
(3.08 $)
11.07 kr
(1.37 $)
     -55.40 %
Markets [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 15.87 kr
(1.97 $)
7.48 kr
(0.93 $)
     -52.90 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 24.63 kr
(3.06 $)
20.59 kr
(2.56 $)
     -16.37 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 25.02 kr
(3.11 $)
28.83 kr
(3.58 $)
     +15.24 %
Eggs (12) 34.27 kr
(4.25 $)
22.16 kr
(2.75 $)
     -35.35 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 94.70 kr
(11.76 $)
85.98 kr
(10.67 $)
     -9.22 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 107.80 kr
(13.38 $)
70.51 kr
(8.75 $)
     -34.60 %
Beef Round (1kg) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 230.17 kr
(28.58 $)
96.21 kr
(11.94 $)
     -58.20 %
Apples (1kg) 24.74 kr
(3.07 $)
33.97 kr
(4.22 $)
     +37.32 %
Banana (1kg) 19.25 kr
(2.39 $)
13.10 kr
(1.63 $)
     -31.94 %
Oranges (1kg) 23.75 kr
(2.95 $)
32.72 kr
(4.06 $)
     +37.79 %
Tomato (1kg) 30.60 kr
(3.80 $)
32.44 kr
(4.03 $)
     +6.02 %
Potato (1kg) 17.09 kr
(2.12 $)
20.97 kr
(2.60 $)
     +22.65 %
Onion (1kg) 18.67 kr
(2.32 $)
21.36 kr
(2.65 $)
     +14.44 %
Lettuce (1 head) 19.04 kr
(2.36 $)
12.77 kr
(1.59 $)
     -32.95 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.57 kr
(2.55 $)
14.20 kr
(1.76 $)
     -30.95 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 140.00 kr
(17.38 $)
96.65 kr
(12.00 $)
     -30.96 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.27 kr
(3.51 $)
15.15 kr
(1.88 $)
     -46.40 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 32.58 kr
(4.04 $)
20.21 kr
(2.51 $)
     -37.95 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 102.00 kr
(12.66 $)
52.35 kr
(6.50 $)
     -48.67 %
Transportation [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 32.00 kr
(3.97 $)
18.12 kr
(2.25 $)
     -43.37 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 680.00 kr
(84.42 $)
579.92 kr
(72.00 $)
     -14.72 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 80.00 kr
(9.93 $)
24.16 kr
(3.00 $)
     -69.80 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.00 kr
(1.74 $)
13.01 kr
(1.62 $)
     -7.05 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 445.00 kr
(55.25 $)
241.63 kr
(30.00 $)
     -45.70 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.27 kr
(1.77 $)
4.95 kr
(0.62 $)
     -65.27 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 269,000.00 kr
(33,397.48 $)
177,199.00 kr
(22,000.00 $)
     -34.13 %
Utilities (Monthly) [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,680.03 kr
(208.58 $)
1,186.07 kr
(147.26 $)
     -29.40 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.92 kr
(0.11 $)
0.92 kr
(0.11 $)
     +0.68 %
Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 334.58 kr
(41.54 $)
407.50 kr
(50.59 $)
     +21.80 %
Sports And Leisure [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 425.47 kr
(52.82 $)
306.50 kr
(38.05 $)
     -27.96 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 234.76 kr
(29.15 $)
137.95 kr
(17.13 $)
     -41.24 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 120.00 kr
(14.90 $)
88.60 kr
(11.00 $)
     -26.17 %
Clothing And Shoes [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 858.20 kr
(106.55 $)
340.07 kr
(42.22 $)
     -60.37 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 395.65 kr
(49.12 $)
284.69 kr
(35.35 $)
     -28.05 %
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 938.32 kr
(116.50 $)
601.91 kr
(74.73 $)
     -35.85 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 1,125.66 kr
(139.75 $)
740.97 kr
(91.99 $)
     -34.17 %
Rent Per Month [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,711.45 kr
(1,205.72 $)
9,602.19 kr
(1,192.15 $)
     -1.13 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,515.76 kr
(933.11 $)
7,218.24 kr
(896.18 $)
     -3.96 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 16,397.09 kr
(2,035.77 $)
15,932.71 kr
(1,978.11 $)
     -2.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 12,750.13 kr
(1,582.98 $)
11,995.07 kr
(1,489.24 $)
     -5.92 %
Buy Apartment Price [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 47,106.92 kr
(5,848.52 $)
19,071.00 kr
(2,367.74 $)
     -59.52 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,656.82 kr
(4,178.64 $)
12,472.34 kr
(1,548.49 $)
     -62.94 %
Salaries And Financing [ Edit ] [ Edit ]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (Net After Tax) 26,798.28 kr
(3,327.12 $)
22,522.87 kr
(2,796.31 $)
     -15.95 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 2.92 4.03      +38.35 %
Last update: April, 2016May, 2016
Contributors:71518351
Data from past:18 months18 months
Currency: NOK